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‘The Ephemeral life of an octopus’ by Léa Tirabasso © Bohumil Kostohryz
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'Babae' by Joy Alpuerto Ritter © Katja Renner
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Panflutes and Paperwork’ by Ingrid Berger Myhre and Lasse Passage © Istán Virág
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‘The Angular Distance of a Celestial Body’ by Alessandro Carboni / Formati Sensibili © Marco Barbieri
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'Postmodern Cool' by Inés Belli © Tale Hendnes

Aerowaves is a hub for dance discovery in Europe. We identify the most promising new work by emerging dance artists and then promote it through cross-border performances. Aerowaves' network of partners in 33 countries enables these younger choreographers to bring brand new dance to brand new audiences.

Spring Forward –Aerowaves annual festival– will take place in Rijeka, European Capital of Culture 2020, hosted by the Croatian Cultural Centre from Friday 24 to Sunday 26 April. The programme has now been announced and registrations are open for professionals involved in curating and programming dance performances. Capacity is limited so we invite you to register your interest fast!

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Aerowaves' annual festival Spring Forward festival took place last March in Val-de-Marne, France, hosted by our Partner La Briqueterie. Next edition will take place in Rijeka, in Croatia, from 24 to 26 April 2020!

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Springback Magazine is place to read about, watch and hear about dance. A place where you can feel the pulse of contemporary movements across Europe, through opinion, commentary and reflection.

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Springback Academy offers a unique chance for emerging dance writers to be mentored by professional critics and write about dance during Spring Forward festival.

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